Archive of Past Events


Event Date: 
May 17, 2014 - 10:00 am

Group sessions, speakers and special events are a big part of Council. We also conduct some business during plenary. Most importantly, this is a chance for you to network and share your skills, experience, and questions.

Event Date: 
May 16, 2014 - 11:30 am


Event Date: 
May 14, 2014 - 6:00 pm

How Will US Immigration Reform Impact California?

  • Speakers

    Rob Bonta, State Assembly member 18th District

  • Gabriela Villareal, Policy Manager for California Immigrant Policy Center
  • Karin Savage-Sangwan, Oakland branch of the ACLU

The speakers will be speaking from a “panel” format. They will focus on national immigration reform policies and issues, and how California could be affected.

Event Date: 
May 13, 2014 - 11:30 am

All are invited to a soup and salad lunch at Jean Lund's home.

Event Date: 
May 9, 2014 - 12:00 pm

California Superintendent of Public Instruction Candidate Forum

This forum is cosponsored by the California State PTA and the League of Women Voters of California. The event will be at the Annual Convention of the California State PTA. League members are welcome to attend, seating is limited. To RSVP, please email lwvc [at]

For more information on the candidates visit or

Event Date: 
May 7, 2014 - 11:30 am

Monthly Kensington Unit meeting - discusses local issues - bring your own picnic lunch.

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Event Date: 
May 6, 2014 - 6:30 pm

California Secretary of State Candidate Forum in San Diego

The League of Women Voters of California Education Fund, ACLU of California Voting Rights Project, and California Common Cause are proud to present a series of Secretary of State Candidate Forums.

The first forum was held on March 3, 2014 in Los Angeles and is available online.

Two additional forums will be held in other cities, to be determined, in the fall before the November 2014 election.

Event Date: 
May 5, 2014 - 3:30 pm

League members are welcome

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Event Date: 
May 3, 2014 - 10:00 am

Biennial Convention of the 20 member Leagues of the League of Women Voters of the Bay Area

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Event Date: 
May 2, 2014 - 10:00 am

Webinar to Promote New California Online Voter Registration (COVR)

The Future of California Elections (FoCE) is hosting a free webinar to discuss the improvements to California's online voter registration system as well as provide practical tips and strategies on how to use online voter registration. Join us in our mission to expand participation in California's democracy by outreaching to our communities to utilize COVR.

Event Date: 
April 24, 2014 - 12:00 am
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Event Date: 
April 23, 2014 - 6:00 pm

League of Women Voters of Santa Barbara presents  2 Candidate Forums - 
Co-sponsored by "Families Act" and the "Goodland Coalition".

Wednesday, April 23  6 p.m. -9 p.m.    at the Goleta Community Center, 5679 Hollister

The forum for candidates for 2nd District Supervisor will be from 6-7:30 p.m.,

followed by candidates for Sheriff from 7:45 to 9 p.m.

Event Date: 
April 17, 2014 - 7:00 pm

Discussion immediately following the film.

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Event Date: 
April 16, 2014 - 12:00 pm

League of Women Voters of Santa Barbara
Community Forum         W
April 1
6, Noon -2 p.m.  

Panelists Joe Allen, Doreen Farr and Linda Phililips will focus on "Continuing Threats to Voting Rights"
Noon to 2 p.m. at Louise Lowry
Davis Center,  a brown-bag lunch with desserts and beverages will be provided.
It is
free and open to the public.

Event Date: 
April 15, 2014 - 11:30 am

All are invited to a soup and salad lunch at Jean Canary's home.

Event Date: 
April 11, 2014 - 2:00 pm

Members to discuss future of the league.

Event Date: 
April 10, 2014 - 5:30 pm

Get Inolved in Your Local Government

Why should you apply for a government appointment in Bakersfield?  Speakers at this event will explain why, discuss their experience with appointments, and explain how the process works.  For more information, visit this California Women Lead website for more information:

Event Date: 
April 8, 2014 - 7:00 am

Los Angeles County Municipal Election

If you live in Los Angeles County, be sure to vote on April 8.  Ballots include election of local officials, school board members and local measures.  For more information, go to the SmartVoter website.